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cap

noun

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  1. a small mass containing medicine to be taken orally I prefer to take my medicine as caps rather than in liquid form Synonyms of 1cap cap, capsule, lozenge, tabletWords Related to 1cap cure, drug, medication, medicinal, pharmaceutical, physic, remedy, specific; miracle drug, wonder drug; potion, preparation; dosage, dose; drop, gelcap; bolus, pilule


cap

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cap

  1. 1 a covering for the head usually having a shaped crown grabbed a cap and plopped it on his head before running out Synonyms of 2cap cap, chapeau, headdress, headgear, headpiece, lid [slang]Words Related to 2cap baseball cap, beret, billycock [British], biretta, boater, bonnet, bowler, calotte, capuche, casque, castor, cloche, cocked hat, cowboy hat, cowl, derby, fedora, fez, garrison cap, hard hat, helm, helmet, high hat, homburg, hood, kepi (also képi), kufi, leghorn, miter (or mitre), nightcap, opera hat, overseas cap, panama, picture hat, pillbox, plug hat, porkpie hat, service cap, shako, silk hat, skimmer, skullcap, sombrero, sou'wester, Stetson, stocking cap, stovepipe, sunbonnet, tam, tam-o'-shanter, ten-gallon hat, top hat, topper, toque, tricorne (or tricorn), turban, zucchetto; warbonnet

  2. 2 a piece placed over an open container to hold in, protect, or conceal its contents I can't find the cap to the milk bottle Synonyms of 2cap cap, lid, topWords Related to 2cap dome, hood, roof; capsule, case, casing, covering, housing, jacket, sheath, shell

  3. 3 a real or imaginary point beyond which a person or thing cannot go a cap on player salary expenditures was suggested as a way to keep small market teams competitive Synonyms of 2cap bound, boundary, cap, ceiling, confines, end, extent, limitation, line, terminationWords Related to 2cap extremity, fag end, terminus; border, brim, edge, margin, rim, verge; outside; bar, barrier, fence, hedge, restraint, stop, wall


cap

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of cap

  1. to set bounds or an upper limit for the senator will propose a bill to cap prices for home heating oil Synonyms of cap limit, circumscribe, confine, hold down, restrictWords Related to cap bar, block, hamper, hinder, impede, obstruct; constrict, contract, lessen, narrow, pinch, squeeze, tighten; quell, repress, suppress; number; modify, qualifyNear Antonyms of cap broaden, expand, widen; overextend, overreachAntonyms of cap exceed


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